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How to Study the Bible: God Speaks First, We Bring Our Questions

This lesson is part of Mel Lawrenz’ “How to Study the Bible” series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture, they can get more info and sign up to receive these essays via email here. There are two basic ways we get to know […]

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The Meaning of Specific Words in the Bible

This lesson is part of Mel Lawrenz’ “How to Study the Bible” series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture, they can get more info and sign up to receive these essays via email here. It is amazing, when you think about it, that […]

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How to Study the Bible: Studying a Particular Bible Passage

This lesson is part of Mel Lawrenz’ “How to Study the Bible” series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture, they can get more info and sign up to receive these essays via email here. In the last two lessons we looked at approaching […]

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Understanding the Flow of Meaning of a Biblical Book

This is the ninth lesson in Mel Lawrenz’ new “How to Study the Bible” series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture, they can get more info and sign up to receive these essays via email here. When I know I have to travel […]

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A Prayer and a Thought for the New Year

Next week we resume “How to Study the Bible.” For today, a thought and a prayer as we approach the new year. Only God knows the future, and, more importantly, is the caretaker and Lord of the future. In Christian faith there is a bedrock truth that enables believers to move into the future with […]

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A Prayer for the Christmas Season

We will return next week with the next lesson in “How to Study the Bible.” For this week, a Christmas blessing for personal or church use (including printable PDF version link below). Christ has come! Lord God, In these weeks leading up to Christmas we long to know the meaning, the power, and the mystery […]

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Christmas Joy Devotional Begins December 1

This Thursday, the second of our Christmas devotional newsletters begins: Christmas Joy, written by pastor and author Mel Lawrenz of the Brook Network.

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“Everything New” is underway

Mel Lawrenz’s new email devotional Everything New is into its second week and going strong! If you haven’t signed up for it, you’re missing out on a great weekly devotional.

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New devotional: “Everything New” by Mel Lawrenz

We’re pleased to announce that Mel Lawrenz has agreed to continue his partnership with Bible Gateway in the form of a new, once-a-week email devotional called Everything New!

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Sign up for Knowing Him: An Easter Devotional

The weeks leading up to Easter are a great time to grow in the knowledge of Christ as Savior and Lord. We’re happy to announce Knowing Him: An Easter Devotional, a new daily email Easter devotional focusing on the Christ who died and rose for us!

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